Stakeholders put forward Bombardier-CRRC rail deal
Michael Sabia, CEO of Quebec’s Caisse de Depot, said Bombardier Inc. should look at all options for its transport business including partnering with China’s state-owned CRRC, Reuters reports. The Caisse de Depot, which invests on behalf of workers and retirees in the Canadian province of Quebec, took a 30% stake in Bombardier rail division in November 2015.
“I think we have to look at everything. Every opportunity that comes up ought to be looked at,” Michael Sabia said. Bombardier should consi...
CRRC finishes first metro cars for Boston
The first China-made metro cars for Boston’s Orange line rolled off the production line in Changchun, capital of northeast China’s Jilin Province. The metro cars, which will be delivered to the United States in December, are among a 284-carriage order signed by CRRC Changchun Railway Vehicles and Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA) in December 2014.
The 2014 deal, intended for the orange and red lines of the Boston metro, was the first time a Chinese train car maker won a bid in t...
150 MW Heavy oil power plant for Bangladesh
On Sept 17, CRRC Ziyang Co., Ltd. signed an agreement with Central Energy Co. Ltd in Dhaka, capital of Bangladesh to build 150 MW Heavy oil power plant through contracting power station auxiliary system project.
Representatives of both sides held an agreement signing ceremony on the 17th. Minister of State of Bangladesh Foreign Affairs Alam, Chinese business representatives, representatives of the Bangladeshi proprietor attended the ceremony.
Wedding on the Light Rail Train
On Sept 13, Omer Levy from NTA logistic department got married with his girlfriend Meitar. Before the wedding they came to take some photos as their special wedding memory at the mockup of Tel Aviv LRT.
On the same day, the LRT exhibition opening ceremony was held in the Rothschild avenue downtown. Israel transport minister Katz, Tel Aviv mayor RON, NTA CEO Yoda and the general manager of CRRC Changchun Co., Ltd attended the ceremony. Since then, t...
CRRC and China Railway Corp. ink strategic partnership
CRRC Group, the controlling shareholder of CRRC Corporation, had signed a strategic cooperation agreement with China Railway Corporation. Taking the China Standard EMU as the pilot project, both parties will sign strategic procurement letters of intent, under which they plan to purchase and supply 500 China Standard EMUs with a speed of up to 350km per hour. The actual purchase quantity shall be subject to specific purchase contracts.
Both parties will jointly study the layout of advanc...
Working with You to Connect the World-CRRC Global Recruitment 2017
CRRC's global recruitment program for 2017 has been officially launched! CRRC will carry out a global recruitment campaign in the United States starting from mid-October, during which time special recruitment activities will be held in 5 universities. CRRC is looking forward to seeing you there!
As the world's largest supplier of rail transit equipment with the most complete product lines and state-of-art technologies, CRRC is mainly engaged in the businesses of rolling stock, EMUs, urb...
CRRC’s first contract for Sao Paulo metro
On September 1, CRRC Sifang Co., Ltd signed a 8 metro trains (64 cars) contact with Sao Paulo Interurban railway company (CPTM) for line 13 which is CRRC’s first metro order in Sao Paulo
These metro trains will apply 4 motor 4 trailer marshaling with wide gauge (1600mm) and the maximum operating speed is 90 km/h. The design will be based on Chinese mature A type metro platform combining Brazilian standard system and local culture. Meanwhile, in order to ensure...
CRRC Qingdao Sifang introduces prototype monorail train
CRRC Qingdao Sifang announced that it had produced a prototype mounted monorail train with a maximum operational speed of 70 km per hour, the fastest of its kind in China. Driven by a permanent magnet motor, the experimental train runs along an overhead monorail.
The train can be composed of three or five train cars, with a passenger transport capacity of 300 and 510 people, respectively. The train has a strong climbing ability with a maximum inclining in an altitude up to 100 meters over a ...
CRRC sets up JV in Russia for high speed trains manufacturing
Sinara Group, a Russian investment company with holdings in the property development, transport and financial services sectors, has agreed with the Chinese corporation CRRC on the establishment of a joint venture in the territory of Russia.
The new JV, „SINARA-CRRC Rail Transport” is intended to ensure the localization of the train production for high-speed railways. The corresponding document was signed following the results of negotiations between Russian President Vladimir Putin and ...
CRRC: On a roll in the US
Tammie Vancini, 52, was a little anxious about her upcoming first trip to China.
But talking about her impression of China, the Springfield, Massachusetts, resident couldn't hide the excitement in her voice. "China has a lot of people, intelligent people, innovation, and, of course, food," she said.
On April 7, Vancini started to meet those people and eat that food. She was among 33 newly hired employees of CRRC MA Corp in Springfield to arrive at CRRC's manufacturing plant...
CRRC plant brings hope to Chicago area
Officials and residents of Chicago's sprawling 10th ward are hoping that CRRC Sifang America's new railcar plant will provide a much needed economic jolt to an area that was a vital part of the city's once thriving steel industry.
Last month, CRRC Sifang broke ground for the $100 million plant that will build cars for the city's transit authority and become the company's North American hub for the assembly of railcars.
In 2016, CRRC Oingdao Sifang Co., Ltd, a subsidiar...
CRRC participate in the build of the “Belt and Road”
China's central State-owned enterprises will be the country's major force driving the Belt and Road Initiative, with their respective projects, plans and business layouts all in place by 2020, the top State-owned assets regulator said on 8 May 2017.
Before putting business plans into practice to further tap Belt and Road markets, the SOEs under central government administration are following stringent rules assessing projects, making feasibility studies and analyzing markets dur...
Senior management change
- 2016-12-05 10:28:28
- Lynn Ye
On 28 November, 2016, the State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission of the State Council (SASAC) announce senior management change.
Mr. Liu Hualong, CRRC vice Chairman, has been appointed as Chairman of CRRC Group and has been nominated as Chairman of CRRC Corporation Limited.
Mr. Xi Guohua, CRRC President, has been appointed as vice Chairman of CRRC Group and has been nominated as vice Chairman of CRRC Corporation Limited.
Mr. Cui Dianguo and Mr. Zheng Ch...
China's first sky train off assembly line
- 2016-09-13 10:30:58
- Lynn Ye
China's first sky trains came off the assembly line in the city of Nanjing on 10 September, with China becoming the third country to master sky train technology, after Germany and Japan.
The Nanjing Puzhen Company Limited, affiliated to China's largest State-owned rolling stock manufacturer CRRC Corporation Limited, took only four months to design and complete the elevated railway trains.
The two compartments can hold more than 200 passengers, and when compared with subways and tr...
CSR and CNR combined to CRRC Corporation Limited (CRRC)
- 2015-07-05 10:50:00
- Lynn Ye
China CNR Corporation Limited and CSR Corporation Limited merged into CRRC Corporation Limited (CRRC) at June, 2015. The CRRC, which inherited all the business and assets of China CNR Corporation Limited and CSR Corporation Limited, is the world's largest supplier of rail transit equipment with the most complete product lines and leading technologies. Its main businesses cover the R&D, design, manufacture, repair, sale, lease and technical services for railway rolling stock, EMUs, urban r...